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Brooch (Germany)

This is a Brooch. It was made by Georg Dobler. It is dated 1995 and we acquired it in 1999. Its medium is steel wire, silver, lacquer. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. Harry Paine Bingham and Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

  • Coldstar Necklace
  • silver, molded plastic, lacquer.
  • Promised gift to the Susan Grant Lewin Collection, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian....
  • 7067.14.2016

Its dimensions are

2.5H x 5.6W x 17L cm (1 x 2 3/16 x 6 11/16 in. )

Cite this object as

Brooch (Germany); Made by Georg Dobler (German, b. 1952); steel wire, silver, lacquer; 2.5H x 5.6W x 17L cm (1 x 2 3/16 x 6 11/16 in. ); Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. Harry Paine Bingham and Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1999-20-1

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